FAO Hungarian Government Scholarship Program | Fully Funded 2023-2024

February 13, 2023

The FAO Hungarian Government Scholarship Program 2023-2024 is now accepting applications. This is a fully financed master’s scholarship program. This initiative is funded by the Hungarian government. The financing is supplied as a result of a 2007 agreement between FAO and Hungary. This scholarship will provide financing for students from qualified countries to pursue postgraduate studies at the Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences. This initiative will assist students from impoverished nations in their pursuit of higher education at international institutions. This fully financed Hungary scholarship is for graduates who intend to pursue a master’s degree in agriculture or biotechnology.

Hungary scholarship for international students is a wonderful option for those interested in pursuing a sponsored master’s degree. The FAO Hungarian Government Scholarship covers two English-language master’s programs: Master in Agricultural Water Management Engineering and Master in Biotechnology. This fully financed scholarship is available to students pursuing a master’s degree in any of these disciplines at the Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences. It is a scholarship based on merit. International students with strong academic records are encouraged to apply. The selection procedure is quite competitive. The selection process is divided into two stages. In the first round, FAO will screen candidates and submit complete applications to Hungary’s Ministry of Agriculture. These applications are then forwarded to the university. The selected application will be finalized by the university without the involvement of FAO.

FAO is the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization, which works to promote agricultural technology. FAO aspires to end hunger on a global scale. They are aiming to provide food security and clean food availability for all. They have worked in several countries and have partnered with various organizations and authorities. They wish to supply nutritious nourishment to every individual in order for them to live long and healthy lives. FAO’s goal is to create a world free of poverty, food insecurity, and hunger. They also worked with the government to launch this initiative. This program is designed primarily for agriculture and agriculture-related technology.

A master’s degree scholarship in Europe will assist students in developing their talents and achieving their objectives. Every student’s desire is to study in Europe. Various academic activities and projects are included in the curriculum to help you improve your talents and skills throughout your time there. It is an opportunity to learn without prejudice among students from other cultures, ethnicities, faiths, and backgrounds. FAO Hungarian Government Scholarship will also assist students in expanding their network, becoming a member of a worldwide community, and receiving professional mentorship. Therefore, if you meet the criteria, do not miss this opportunity to study in Hungary.

Brief Details About FAO Hungarian Scholarships 2023

  • Host Country: Hungary
  • Host Institution: N/A
  • Funding Type: Fully Funded
  • Level of Study: Masters
  • Fields of Study: Several Fields
  • Eligible Students: Students from Different Countries
  • Gender: Male/Female
  • Application Status: Open Now
  • Application Deadline: 28 Feb 2023

Eligible Countries

Egypt, Burkina Faso, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Congo, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Georgia, Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Gambia, Afghanistan, Kingdom of Cambodia, Kyrgyzstan, Kosovo, Lao People’s Democratic, Mongolia, Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, North-Korea, Bangladesh, Algeria, Albania, Azerbaijan, Angola, Armenia, Chad, Belarus, Ghana, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Kenya, Madagascar, Namibia, Mali, Cabo Verde, Philippines, Serbia, South-Sudan, Somalia, Sudan, Tajikistan, State of Palestine, Turkmenistan, Macedonia, Myanmar, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Ukraine, VietNam, Yemen.


  • Selected applicants will get application and tuition fees throughout their study period.
  • The scholarship will also provide applicants with basic books and notes.
  • Accommodation expenses.
  • Living costs for the selected applicant.
  • Applicant’s health insurance facility.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must be a citizen of any of the eligible countries mentioned above.
  • Applicants should have excellent academic achievements.
  • Students who must be under 30 will be preferred.
  • Applicant should be proficient in English because courses will be taught in English.
  • Applicants should be motivated.
  • The student applying for the program should have good health.

Required Documents

  • The application form should be fulfilled completely and on time.
  • Applicant’s recent resume or curriculum vitae (CV)
  • A copy of the applicant’s high school/university/college diploma and transcript of study or copy of the diploma result.
  • A copy of the English proficiency certificate.
  • Copies of certain passport pages show the passport number and expiration date.
  • Applicant’s letter of recommendation.
  • Applicant should provide a Statement of motivation or essay for the program.
  • Health certificate issued by a doctor.
  • Certificate of Good Conduct of the applicant issued by a local police authority.
  • Applicants should prepare a single file containing all the supporting documents in English. Only a complete file will be considered for application and should have a name.

Application Process (Step by Step)

  • The application process for the FAO Hungarian government scholarship 2023-2024 is online.
  • Applicants apply through an application form.
  • Applicants must send all the required documents for the Hungary scholarship 2023-2024 in a single file through email.
  • Applicant should complete the form carefully and attach the required documents file. Then email it to REU-SCHOLARSHIP@fao.org.
  • FAO will screen the applicants and send them to the Ministry of Agriculture Hungary, which is further transferred to the university.
  • After receiving applications, the selected applicants may be asked for an oral or written examination.
  • The last date for application submission and documents for the FAO Hungarian Government Scholarship Program is 28 February 2023.

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